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ZIP Code 39040

Primary City:Bentonia, MS (View All Cities)
County: Yazoo County
Timezone: Central (6:10am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.6, -90.4
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39040. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 39040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39040, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bentonia, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39040 is located in central Mississippi and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39040 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39040 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,295
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,421
Median Home Value $60,500
Land Area 175.17 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,261
Median Household Income $32,813

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11712311611074961079779120141129897255393116
Female1131151031127110311485971211251261176876594930
Total230238219222145199221182176241266255206140131988046

Gender

 Male 1,611 49%
 Female 1,684 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,137 64.9%
 Black Or African American 1,116 33.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 15 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1411815121823815011831
Renter95436474022123
Total2317218726527817213034

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 639 51%
 Single Guardian 274 22%
 Singles 310 25%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 823 65%
 Households with Kids 438 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2923282122213519262934171323222028221813
Female2128241926172129222420181724203520191811
Total5051524048385648485354353047425548413624

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39040 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39040 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 39040 real estate data, the median home value of $60,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39040 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,295 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 476 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 562 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 223 16%
 Households Vacant 160 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 11.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.3%
 For Sale Only 13 8.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 42.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 36.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 16%
 2 Bedroom 77 23%
 3+ Bedroom 207 61%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $32,813 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39040 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39040 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 39040 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,256 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 438 15%
 No Earnings 1,233 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,256 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 438 15%
 No Earnings 1,233 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,514 99.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.1%
 Worked at Home 7 0.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 461 37%
 High School Graduate 627 50%
 Associate's degree 20 2%
 Bachelor's degree 105 8%
 Master's degree 30 2%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 610 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 131 17.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 3.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39040

ZIP Code 39040 is in the Yazoo County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39040.

Bentonia Gibbs School
10340 Hwy 433 West
Bentonia, MS 39040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yazoo County School District

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